Department of Defense. Department of the Army. Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations. U.S. Army Audiovisual Center. (ca. 1974 - 05/15/1984)
ARC Identifier 27676 / Local Identifier 111-LC-41131 1957
Visit of Queen Elizabeth of England, Washington, D.C.
10/17/1957 - Arrival of the plane Columbine at the Washington National Airport. LS, Queen, Prince Philip and others leave the plane. HFs, members of the diplomatic corps are presented to the Queen. Pres. Eisenhower accompanies the royal couple as they greet members of the diplomatic corps. A speech of welcome by Pres. Eisenhower and then an answer to the welcome by the Queen. A man representing the Board of Commissioners of the District presents the Queen with keys to the city. The Queen expresses her appreciation. Departure of the couple, the Pres. and others from airport. (Noted in some of this ftge is Sec. of State John F. Dulles, Gen. Nathan F. Twining, etc.)